Participating Organizations

The work of BY5 is primarily achieved through the dedicated volunteer efforts of local community members. These community members work together in teams, called task forces, to develop action-steps based around a linked topic relating to early childhood development. Learn more about each individual task force and the work they are doing through BY5 for the community.

Task force members are a diverse and passionate bunch, and represent the following organizations: 

  • Ball Brothers Foundation
  • Ball State University
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • City of Muncie
  • Community Foundation of Muncie-Delaware County
  • Deliverance Temple TROJC
  • First Merchants Bank
  • George and Frances Ball Foundation
  • Huffer Memorial Childcare Center
  • IU Health-Ball Memorial Hospital
  • Meridian Health Services
  • Motivate Our Minds
  • Muncie Community School Board
  • Muncie Community School Corporation
  • Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce
  • Muncie Public Library
  • Mutual Bank
  • Open Door Health Services
  • Roy C. Buley Community Center
  • United Way of Delaware County
  • Verallia North America

Do you or your organization want to participate in a task force? Get in touch with us to find out how! 

Already on a task force? Get inspired with this list of ideas from other communities working to further early childhood awareness.